Welcome to the Centre for Climate Change Economics and Policy

Welcome to the ESRC Centre for Climate Change Economics and Policy

Our mission is to advance public and private action on climate change through rigorous, innovative research into economics and policy

We achieve this by bringing together some of the world's leading researchers, from many different disciplines. Find out more about what we do...|


Nicholas_Stern_cccepEarth Day: scientists and economists say 75% of known fossil fuel reserves must stay in ground
|The Guardian, 22 April
Leading scientists and economists have released a statement to mark Earth Day in which they urge leaders to keep to commitments to avoid dangerous global warming.



BBC Farming Today interview
|The picture for UK food security with climate change is a negative one, according to CCCEP associate Prof Andy Challinor, speaking to BBC Radio 4’s Farming Today| . While slightly better yields were predicted only eight years ago, warming is now expected to lead to a drop in home grown wheat crops.



Spring lecture: Copenhagen 2009 vs Paris 2015|
Can the media influence the outcome of the UN's climate change talks?



wind_small‘Big six’ energy firms should be wary of the little six thousand|
The Conversation, 27 March 2015
Cheap renewables and modern tech could pose a big threat to the big traditional energy providers.


container_vesselCall For Policy Overhaul On 'Hidden' Carbon Imports|

UK's claim to lead the world in cutting carbon emissions is a myth, a new report to government by a CCCEP member concludes


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